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need some insight from the pros
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Hello everyone=I recently joined the American Red Cross, took the exams and was deployed to North Carolina to the Lumberton area that was the hardest hit by Hurricane Matthews. I spent two weeks…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Mike B Oct 29.

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Hello all-Is it common for the recruiter to just stop communicating during the hiring process? I guess that means they hired someone else. Just wondering. Thanks,Mike BContinue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Mike B Sep 7.

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Greetings to you all.I notice that some job postings have a request for a seasonal professional. I take it that this means the employer wants you to have some degree of experience in the particular…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Kari Quaas (Q) May 6.

 

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Mike B replied to Mike B's discussion need some insight from the pros
"Hi Keith, thanks for your insights. Yeah, Red Cross said this was not a typical situation but others said it was typical. I hope to give it another chance. The bunk was about a foot off the ground so had to just sort of role off. Some cots made…"
Oct 29
Keith Larson replied to Mike B's discussion need some insight from the pros
"First....thanks for volunteering. Next, your experience would be on the extreme end of housing.  I have heard of a few ranches that have old-style bunkhouses.  I have also heard of a few dorm situations where large rooms might have 3-4…"
Oct 29
Keith Larson replied to Mike B's discussion need some insight from the pros
"First....thanks for volunteering. Next, your experience would be on the extreme end of housing.  I have heard of a few ranches that have old-style bunkhouses.  I have also heard of a few dorm situations where large rooms might have 3-4…"
Oct 29
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need some insight from the pros

Hello everyone=I recently joined the American Red Cross, took the exams and was deployed to North Carolina to the Lumberton area that was the hardest hit by Hurricane Matthews. I spent two weeks there in two different shelters and did a variety of jobs. I met the most amazing people from all over the USA and beyond, had the most rewarding experience considering all the human suffering I witnessed, It was the first time I flew so got that out of the way.I worked long hours and with some moderate…See More
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Mike B replied to Kari Quaas (Q)'s discussion How Many of the 58 National Parks Have You Been To (Visited / And/Or Worked At)?
"Wonderful vistas!"
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Mike B replied to Kari Quaas (Q)'s discussion How Many of the 58 National Parks Have You Been To (Visited / And/Or Worked At)?
"Add Shenandoah NP to my list. "
Sep 24
Mike B replied to Mike B's discussion hiring process
"Thanks Jason- I am just learning about the seasonal world. The recruiter I was working with told me that leaving early would be no problem, that I just had to give two weeks notice. So I guess I was wondering if this standard or just this particular…"
Sep 7
Mike B replied to Mike B's discussion hiring process
"OK, thanks.  Does that hurt your chance of getting a good recommendation if you leave early or could not ask for one if doing a good job? Not sure how the seasonal approach is handled. Thanks!"
Sep 5
Mike B commented on Keith Larson's blog post Random Days in the Life: Summer 2016 Wall Drug, Part 2
"Keith- Enjoyed reading your "days in a life""
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Mike B replied to Mike B's discussion hiring process
"Jason thanks for responding. It has all been worked out but was a roller coaster of emotions to say the least. To make a long story short- all my consent paper work for some reason was ending up in the recruiter's spam folder. So the recruiter…"
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Mike B commented on Mike B's blog post What is safe to take?
"Thanks again Keith- Well, not often enough to take my bike. I sort of knew it would be hilly etc. and not familiar with the area as well. I still want to take my computer, if I get the job that is, so haven't decided on that yet. Mike"
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Keith Larson commented on Mike B's blog post What is safe to take?
"https://www.nps.gov/shen/planyourvisit/biking.htm  Bicycling in Shenandoah from NPS: "Because Skyline Drive is a two-lane road with steep hills and numerous blind curves, bicyclers are urged to use extreme caution"  So the…"
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Hometown:
Fort Wayne
About Me:
I am semi-retired and interested in investigating seasonal or temp employment along with adventure.
I am sports-minded, love nature, science, history,and cooking. I enjoy: hiking/walking;cc-skiing;swimming, and biking. Love movies.
Worked in the counseling/social work field/case management field- mental health and public school systems.
Last Seasonal Job:
None yet
Favorite Seasonal Job:
To be discovered
Where have you lived and worked?
Fort Wayne, In
Dream Job:
helping on a marine biology boat, many others

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What is safe to take?

Posted on July 9, 2016 at 11:37am 4 Comments

Hello -

Is it safe to take your lap top and maybe a bike? It would be nice but is it more trouble than worse, worrying about it?

Thanks,

Mike

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At 10:54am on July 2, 2016, Crystal said…

Yes! But beer gardening hasn't grown on me quite as quickly. I'm working on it :)

At 10:06am on March 3, 2016, reggiecohen said…

i was born and raise in ft,wayne 

 
 
 

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